Famous Deaths In 1542
Sunday, 27 September 2020
Jan 10 In the year 1542 death of gerardus Noviomagus, [Gerrit Geldenhauer], Dutch theologist, die at 59
Feb 01 Girolamo Aleandro, Italian Catholic cardinal (b. 1480) died on this day in history.
Feb 13 Catharine Howard, queen of England/5th wife of Henry VIII, beheaded died in the year 1542.
May 21 On this day in history hernando de Soto, dies while searching for gold, near Mississippi R
Jun 19 Leo Jud[ae], Swiss pastor/church reformer died in the year 1542.
Aug 24 Gasparo Contarini, Italian diplomat and cardinal (b. 1483) died on this day in history.
Aug 29 In the year 1542 death of cristovão da Gama, Portuguese soldier (born c. 1516)
Sep 16 Diego de Almagro, Spanish captain-general of Peru, beheaded died on this day in history.
Sep 21 In the year 1542 death of juan Boscán Almogáver, Spanish poet
Oct 06 In the year 1542 death of thomas Wyatt, English poet (b. 1503)
Oct 27 In the year 1542 abraham ben Avigdor, rabbi/author (commentary on Tur), dies
Dec 14 James, king of Scotland (1513-42), dies at 30 on this day in history.
Dec 28 Albert Pigge, [Pighius], Dutch theologist/astronomer, dies at about 52 in the year 1542.